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The Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

19:00 EST 2 Nov 2009 | PharmaTelevision

In this interview, filmed at BioPharm in San Francisco, Dr Fintan Walton speaks with to Debi Brooks, Co-Founder of The Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

They discuss the foundation's:

• founding in 2000 and how Debi came to work with Michael J Fox
• focus on funding research
• methods for achieving its aims and how it prioritises activities for the greatest impact
• grants and how they are structured as well as how it works with the government
• challenges in raising public awareness of Parkinson’s Disease
• research that is translational to other therapeutic areas

Original Article: The Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

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